For the 2016 show, we gave away the most in door prizes ever – over $40,000!

2017 Door Prizes will be posted here by 3/1/17

Below are the winners of the 2016 door prizes. A big THANK YOU to the companies that made this possible.

Saturday & Sunday, while supplies last:
Princeton Tec
Both days of the show, the first 25 people to show up at the California Diving News booth (the first exhibit in the door, #202) will receive a light from Princeton Tec.
Princeton Tec Amp 1L light: The tiny AMP 1LC packs a 90 Lumens LED with a snap on cone to convert your flashlight into a marker light. It is waterproof to 100M (330ft) and includes a bottle opener for after dive refreshments.
(Retail price $17.99 each, total approximate value $900)

Saturday Door Prizes

Saturday Early Bird Prize #1:
Awarded at 11am


Mares Diving
Mares Abyss 52 Regulator.
(MSRP: $720)
Winner: Steven G. – Long Beach, CA
2016 Mares Winner

Saturday Early Bird Prize #2:
Awarded at 11am
Atlantis Philippines – Dive Resorts & Liveaboards
7 nights’ accommodations at either Atlantis Puerto Galera or Atlantis Dumaguete for one (1) person. Included: accommodations, meals, drinks at breakfast, Internet, unlimited scheduled boat dives (up to 5 per day including night diving), use of weights, and belts & air tanks. Not included: airfare, transfers, dive courses, dive equipment rentals, Nitrox, personal purchases, Verde Island dives, gratuity, local tours, Marine Park Fee (Dumaguete), spas, sodas, alcohol, any additional taxes or local fees. Trip must be taken within 12 months of the event. Trip has no cash value, is based on availability and is not transferable. Free trip cannot be used in conjunction with group trips.
(Approximate value: $2,340)
Winner: Megan R. – Long Beach, CA
2016 Atlantis Winner

Awarded at 11:30am
DAN logo
Soft-Sided DC Rescue Ext. Care Pack 601-1080
This new bag is designed to deploy and transport your portable oxygen supply with ease. Using the EZ-Grab pull bars, two main panels open to access your oxygen system and supplies. Can hold up to two Jumbo D’s with its dual strap system. Second cylinder not included.
(Retail Value: $660)
Winner: Ross D. – Alamo, CA
2016 DAN Winner

Awarded at 12pm
SeaLife logo
Compact and universal, the Sea Dragon 1500 light has a Color Rendering Index of 80 and color temperature of 5700k that closely simulates sunlight, revealing the naturally stunning colors in underwater stills and videos. Featuring a powerful 1500 lumens, wide 120-degree beam and 70 minutes of burn time at full power, the Sea Dragon 1500 ensures maximum lighting coverage while producing rich, vibrant colors down to 200ft/60m.
(MSRP: $299.95)
Winner: Marcos P. – San Diego, CA
2016 SeaLife Winner

Awarded at 12:30pm
ULTIMATElogo_100_x_100 Maluku_Logo
Ultimate Dive Travel & Maluku Divers
Maluku Divers, Ambon Indonesia
7 nights accommodations, 6 days of 3 tank boat diving for one person except 1st and day before flying. All meals. Transfers from airport in Ambon to resort round trip. Valid through June 1st, 2017. Some restrictions apply.
(Value: $1,820 based on double occupancy)
Winner: Lauren Mc A. – Saugus, CA
2016 UDT Winner

Awarded at 1pm
Sherwood Scuba
Wisdom 3 Dive Computer with Quick Connect and Compass
The new Wisdom 3 continues the tradition of the Sherwood brand while offering new enhanced features including: New Full-time access to NDL regardless of air time remaining (ATR); Dive Time Remaining (DTR) on main screen when in Dive Mode to see your available dive time whether limited by ATR or NDL. The Wisdom 3 has an easy to read large digital display, is intuitive — easy to use and operate – has diver selectable alarms, deep stop reminders, DECO warnings and air, Nitrox or gauge modes.
(Retail value: $805)
Winner: Cristopher C. – Mission Viejo, CA

Awarded at 1:30pm
Palau Dive Adventures logo
Palau Dive Adventures
5 Day Dive Package
Includes 13 dives over 5 days, for one guest. On the two days we only do two dives, we will take trips to Peleliu (weather permitting) and jellyfish lake. If the weather does not allow us to go to Peleliu, we will substitute this for another dive.
Each week our diving begins on Monday and we finish up on Friday. Our dive packages for 2016 include airport transfers, Nitrox, lunch on all dive days, snacks between dives, tanks and weights, water. Dive permits, rental gear, flights and hotel are not included.
(Approximate value: $1,075)
Winner: David S. – Los Angeles, CA
2016 Palau Dive Adventures Winner

Awarded at 2pm
Lahaina Divers
Two Maui Sampler Packages, each consisting of one Turtle Reef Charter, one Molokini Crater Charter and One Lanai Charter.
(Value: $820 including taxes and fees.)
Winner: Bill K. – Ottawa, IL
2016 Lahaina Divers Winner

Awarded at 2:30pm
Miss Scuba
Miss Scuba Gift Package filed with Chick Apparel and Scuba Jewelry from our Ocean Collection
(Approximate value: $500)
Winner: Mike C. – Carlsbad, CA

Awarded at 3pm
Nautilus Explorer
Gift voucher valued at $1,000.00 to be used on a GREAT WHITE SHARK ADVENTURE to Guadalupe Island on the Nautilus Explorer or Nautilus Belle Amie. Please contact our office 4 months before departure for available dates. May not be used in conjunction with any other special offer. Voucher not to be sold and/or transferred. All other costs shall be paid for by the winner.
(Value: $1,000)
Winner: Mark C. – Sherman Oaks, CA
2016 Nautilus Winner

Awarded at 3:30pm
Pro Dive International logo
Pro Dive International
Including 8 dives: 4 local + 2 Cenotes + 2 Cozumel
(Retail: $569)
Winner: Richard S. – Santa Barbara, CA
2016 Pro Dive Winner

Awarded at 4pm
Aqua Lung logo
Aqua Lung i450T Wrist Computer
The i450T is a features-powerhouse that suits a world of diverse diving adventures. Intuitive and sporty, it’s the perfect wrist computer to take you to new places. Designed for the active diver and the travel diver, the i450T has flexibility and intuition packed into an attractive design. Its features were crafted to be intuitive and easily navigated for an optimal dive experience. The optional hoseless gas integration de-clutters your dive for a more streamlined feel. For all its meaningful engineering, the i450T hasn’t forgotten aesthetics – its sporty eye-catching design is easy to wear through life’s everyday adventures
(Retail: $799)
Winner: Bert H. – Denver, CO

Awarded at 4:30pm
Marco Vincent Logo
Marco Vincent Dive Resort
7 nights at Marco Vincent dive resort which is on the island of Mindoro, Philippines. The prize includes accommodation in a super deluxe room with daily breakfast, 18 boat dives exploring the Verde Island Passage including a day trip to Verde Island. Also included are a free massage, unlimited WIFI usage and domestic transfers to the resort. Not included: international flights, nitrox use and rental equipment.
(Value: $2,000)
Winner: Greg C. – Riverside, CA

Awarded at 5pm
Sunset House, Grand Cayman
5 Nights accommodation in a beautiful oceanview room, plus four days of two-tank boat dives and unlimited shore diving for two. Some restrictions apply.
(Approximate value: $2,200)
Winner: John F. – Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
2016 Sunset House Winner

Awarded at 5:30pm
Anthony’s Key Resort
All-inclusive 7- night Package for Two
7 nights Standard-Hill room hotel accommodations * Full American meal plan – 3 meals daily * Welcome Island Cocktail and presentation * Air tanks, weight belts & weights * Buoyancy control workshop * 3 single tank boat dives per day, 2 single tank night boat dives, shore diving during shop hours * Daily Dolphin Show presentations * Day excursion to Maya Key, Island Fiesta Night on the Key, kayaking * Entrance to Roatan Museum * Airport transfers. Expires May 31, 2017. Blackout Thanksgiving and New Years – Based on availability.
(Approximate value: $2,624)
Winner: Patrick S. – Santa Clarita, CA

Sunday Door Prizes

Sunday Early Bird Prize #1:
Awarded at 11am
Blue Steel Logo
Blue Steel
Faber Steel Scuba Cylinder, Item # FX100SDVB: 100 CF 3442 PSI Steel Scuba Cylinder includes Pro Type DIN/Yoke Valve and Boot Cylinder comes in with “NEW” Silver Plate Finish!
(Approximate value: $469.95)
Winner: Ford S. – Granada Hills, CA
2016 Blue Steel Winner

Sunday Early Bird Prize #2:
Awarded at 11am
7 days / 6 Nights Liveaboard Dive Package to Raja Ampat onboard the MV Black Manta for one person in 2016.
Package includes; land transfer from hotel / airport to boat, 6 nights’ accommodation on MV Black Manta, all meals; Western, Thai, Indonesian, snacks, fruits, hot beverages, coffee, tea, Milo, towel, toiletries, cabin services, tanks, weights, weight belt, 3 dive guides (1 Cruise Director/ Instructor, 2 Dive Master), 18 dives.
Package excludes; all flights, hotels, marine park & harbour fee (US$240), dive insurance, massage services (US$25/ hour), soft drinks, alcohol, Nespresso coffee (US$2), diving gear, nitrox refill (US$10/ refill), 15L tank rental (US$12/ day)
See certificate for terms and conditions.
(Value: $2,600)
Winner: Jeff M. – Long Beach, CA
2016 Blue Manta Winner

Awarded at 11:30am
Grand Park Royal Cozumel Logo

The Dive Shop Cozumel Logo
Grand Park Royal Cozumel and The Dive Shop 
7 Nights, 8 days for one adult in a Deluxe Room at the Grand Park Royal Cozumel. This is an All-Inclusive plan that includes food and beverage schedules, and 5 days of diving and unlimited beach dives with The Dive Shop Cozumel. Valid from June 4, 2016 through December 20th, 2016. Certain restrictions and blackout dates apply.
(Value: $2,131)
Winner: Kendall N. – Santa Barbara, CA
2016 Dive Shop Winner

Awarded at 12pm
Ocean Reef G.divers Mask and Surface Air Valve
A state of the art Integrated Dive Mask from Ocean Reef. The mask allows divers to breath easily through their nose or mouth, eliminates problems like fogging or mask leaks, and keeps their face warm and dry during the dive! Winner can chose from four different colors and two sizes. A surface air valve is included, allowing the diver to conserve their tank air while surface swimming.
(Approximate value: $692)
Winner: David M. – Fullerton, CA
2016 Ocean Reef Winner

Awarded at 12:30pm
Blackbeard’s Cruises
Week-long Scuba adventure aboard Blackbeard’s for one!
Valid for travel between Sept 1 – Dec 15, 2016 & Jan 1, 2017—March 15, 2017. Not Redeemable for Cash. Does not include port tax, park fee and tip for crew (15% prepaid). 20 day booking restriction applies which means reservations will be confirmed no sooner than 20 days prior to departure. Bring a paying guest and share a double bunk and we will waive the 20 day restriction. Nontransferrable, not for resale and void if sold.
(Maximum Value: $995.00)
Winner: Craig McC. – West Hollywood, cA
2016 AllStar Winner

Awarded at 1pm
TUSA logo
TUSA RS-812S Regulator
The RS-812S regulator features a compact and reliable balanced piston first stage, offered in both yoke and DIN configurations. This compact, lightweight first stage produces instant delivery of air by way of two H.P. and four L.P. ports. The RS-812S also offers a breathing resistance adjustable control knob and universal swivel hose providing higher utility and superior performance.
(MSRP: $499)
Winner: Ed McG. – Rancho Mirage, CA
2016 Tusa Winner

Awarded at 1:30pm
Lissenung Island Resort, Kavieng, Papua New Guinea
6 nights accommodation in a single room with ensuite bathroom, three meals per day, round trip airport transfers, 4 dive days with 2 boat dives per day, complimentary shore diving on our house reef (before 6pm, tanks, weights, dive guide and beverages during boat dives, return Kavieng airport transfer. Some restrictions apply.
(Approximate value: $1,885)
Winner: Stacey M. – Mission Viejo, CA

Awarded at 2pm
SEA&SEA YS-D2 Strobe
The SEA&SEA YS-D2 Strobe offers exclusive features like no other strobe in the world. Keeping with the same great performance specs as the popular YS-D1, the YS-D2 has added Audible Confirmation providing TTL confirmation and ready light confirmation. The YS-D2 also features a rear glowing panel with easy to read controls. Newly designed battery compartments, control knobs, dual target lights with red filters, and wing-nut style fixing bolts are just some of the latest YS-D2 strobe features.
(MSRP: $649.95)
Winner: Leilani E. – Montrose, CA

Awarded at 2:30pm
Hermosa Hotel & Cottages on Catalina Island
2-night stay for up to Six People at the Hermosa Hotel on Catalina Island. Valid for TWO-NIGHT’S LODGING in one Family Unit OR one Cottage. Any nights between 9/6/16 and 12/29/16. Excludes holidays & special events. Based on Advanced Reservations & Availability.
Other Restrictions May Apply. Expires December 29, 2016.
(Value: $784)
Winner: Yuki K. – Torrance, CA

Awarded at 3pm
The flawless performance of our best-selling air balanced second stage made super lightweight and corrosion resistant, with an interior titanium barrel. Combined with our ultimate piston controlled first stage, all in a jewel-colored deep blue PvD finish, the PvD finishing process also guarantees high scratch and corrosion resistance.
First stage: Jewel colored Deep Blue PvD exterior finish for high scratch and corrosion resistance.
Second stage: Titanium Core: the titanium interior barrel makes this regulator super lightweight and resistant to corrosion.
(MSRP $1,129)
Winner: Susan B. – Huntington Beach, CA

Awarded at 3:30pm
Explorer Ventures Liveaboard Diving
8 day/7 night liveaboard dive package for 1 with Explorer Ventures Liveaboard Diving…the official liveaboard company of ScubaRadio! The package is valid aboard the Caribbean Explorer II in the Northeastern Caribbean (Saba/St. Kitts itinerary). Package includes 7 nights’ accommodations, meals and 5 ½ days of diving with up to 5 dives a day. Some restrictions apply.
(Approximate value: $2,095)
Winner: Agnes L. – Mountain View, CA

Awarded at 4pm
Seasoft Scuba logo
Seasoft Scuba
A truly comfortable, warm, dry and easy to use drysuit for all the challenges of California diving. Award-winning SEASOFT TX (4.5mm) or SEASOFT TX3 (3.5 mm) drysuit in a stock size.
Prize also includes: The ALASKA 18 oz. undergarment, a choice of any SEASOFT hood (3 mm, 6mm, or 6mm with zipper), a choice of any pair of SEASOFT ankle weights (1lb, 1.5lb, 2lb or 3lb each) and The SPECIAL FORCES Gear Bag designed by the US Army’s Special Forces.
(VALUE UP TO: $2,545)
Winner: Andrew G. – La Mirada, CA

Awarded at 4:30pm

Southern Cross Club – Little Cayman
Five Night Stay for Two with Diving At The Southern Cross Club
Room Stay Includes: Four mornings of 2 tank dives for two people, airport transfers, all meals served in the dining room & use of kayaks, paddle boards and bikes.
Reservations necessary – Bookings by August 1st 2016 for travel until June 5th 2017. Blackout dates will apply.
Voucher must be presented at time of redemption. Bar menu & bar drinks not included. Unused diving is non-transferable.
Southern Cross has a No Children Under the Age of 10 policy. Gratuity is not included.
(MSRP: $4,490)

Winner: Mark S. – Santa Monica, CA